Leadership Team Songwon Appoints New Executive Vice President
Giacomo Sasselli will join the leadership team of Korean Songwon Industrial as the company's Executive Vice President for Corporate Manufacturing and Engineering.
Ulsan, Korea – With the appointment of the Italian Giacomo Saselli, Songwon completed its reorganisation of the company's board of excecutives announced in March. Accoring to company officials, Sasselli's experience in the development of new chemicals in a wide variety of industry applications were decisive for Songwon. Sasselli joins Songwon from Great Lakes Chemical, where he was responsible for operations with a key emphasis on the technical-economic performance of a worldwide network of polymer additives production sites.
Jongho Park, Chairman and CEO of Songwon Group, commented: “We are delighted to have an executive of Giacomo’s caliber joining us. Songwon has set a course to recruit the best possible leaders and has shown its determination in pursuing its strategic direction to grow into a major global player in the specialty chemicals industry. Giacomo completes the leadership team, which will further enhance our ability to realize our ambitious goals. With more than 20 years experience in the polymer additives field, together with his passion, creativity and proven results, he will be able to make a valuable contribution in establishing Songwon Group as the global industry partner of choice, through delivering solutions that meet the demands of our customers in the challenging times ahead.”